53. War Revisionism and the Costs of War with Judge John Denson

Tuesday, May 10, 2016



Episode Summary

Judge John Denson joins Adam Camac to discuss war propaganda, war revisionism, the notion of truth being the first casualty of war, the costs of war, and prominent anti-interventionist movements in American history.

About the Guest

Judge Denson is a practicing attorney in Alabama and an adjunct scholar at the Mises Institute. He is the editor of The Costs of War: America’s Pyrrhic Victories and Reassessing the Presidency: The Rise of the Executive State and the Decline of Freedom and the author of A Century of War: Lincoln, Wilson, and Roosevelt.

Biographical information is from mises.org.

Books Mentioned
1. The Costs of War: America’s Pyrrhic Victories edited by John Denson
2. Reassessing the Presidency: The Rise of the Executive State and the Decline of Freedom edited by John Denson
3. A Century of War: Lincoln, Wilson, and Roosevelt by John Denson
4. America Goes to War by Charles Tansill
5. Lusitania by Colin Simpson
6. Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover’s Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath edited by George Nash
7. Pearl Harbor: The Story of the Secret War by George Morgenstern
8. Day Of Deceit: The Truth About FDR and Pearl Harbor by Robert Stinnett
9. As We Go Marching by John T. Flynn
10. Crimes and Mercies: The Fate of German Civilians Under Allied Occupation, 1944–1950 by James Bacque
11. Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace by Harry Elmer Barnes
12. Worshipping the Myths of World War II: Reflections on America’s Dedication to War by Edward Wood

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